(October 8, 2015)- Thank you to an anonymous tipster for leading to the arrest of Cape Coral Drug Trafficker.
Yesterday, Cape Coral Police Department Vice, Intelligence, and Narcotics Unit conducted surveillance on Patrick Prosperi based on an anonymous tip. Prosperi was stopped for a traffic infraction and Cape Coral K-9 responded and conducted an open air sniff for narcotics. The K-9 alerted to the presence of narcotics inside the vehicle Prosperi was driving. Prosperi was found in possession of 5.2 grams of methamphetamine that was located inside the vehicle which led to Detectives obtaining consent to search and seizing over 23 grams of methamphetamine from Prosperi’s Cape Coral residence.
"This is a great example of the Community and Police working in conjunction to keep our city safe."- Detective Nicholas Malone, Cape Coral Police Department Assistant Public Affairs Officer.
If you have a tip for the Cape Coral Police Department, contact us at 239-574-3223. You can also submit an anonymous tip online. Go to www.capecops.com/tips or text a tip- text CCPD+"Your Message" to CRIMES (274637). Finally, you can call Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.
ARRESTED: Patrick Prosperi, W/M, DOB: 07-05-1965, of 3006 SW 9th Place, Cape Coral, FL.
CHARGES: Traffic in Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Equipment
CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341